In this category you’ll find all the products you need to build a wired or wireless network to connect your PCs to the internet, such as modems and routers, plus switches and cables for larger networks. Choose a wireless network for convenience or a wired network for higher speed, reliability and security. Premium routers offer more speed, coverage, and features than the simple devices often provided by the broadband company.
These routers deploy the speed advantage gained by using the latest 802.11ac WiFi standard to make sure your home network is as fast as possible. These routers are some of the best-looking on the market, so it's worth exploring this category if you want a piece of hardware that'll look as good as it runs.
- DrayTek V2866LAC-K G.Fast 4G/LTE Wireless VPN Router, 2x Antennas, Dual-Band (400+866Mbps), GbE, MU-MIMO, 802.11b/g/n/ac£527.99£5.48 NEXT DAY DELIVERYIn stock
Wired routers operate in much the same way as a wireless router, just with the absence of the inbuilt wireless access point. This usually means is is a router more designed for professional use, where greater control is required and so separate access points will be used and connected to the router. Wired routers may also have a greater focus on security offering more advanced firewalls than this found in all-in-one models aimed at home use.
- DrayTek V2866-K G.Fast VPN Router, VDSL2/ADSL, up to 950Mbps, Multi-WAN Firewall, 5+1 GbE, USB£242.48£5.48 NEXT DAY DELIVERYIn stock
These pieces of hardware work with both wired and wireless networks and devices in specific ways. A Wireless Access Point is a 'wired to wireless' solution. It extends a wired network by converting it into a wireless connection.A Wireless Bridge allows devices such as gaming consoles, digital video cameras etc that come with a RJ45 network port to connect to a wireless network. As the unit effectively bridges together a wireless network to these connected wired network devices. Check individual specifications of the product for the exact features and capabilities to make sure it meets your requirements.
- D-Link DAP-X2850 Nuclias Connect Wi-Fi Access Point, AX3600 (1148+2400Mbps), 2.5 Gbps LAN Port, MU-MIMO, 802.11ax, PoE£365.99£5.48 NEXT DAY DELIVERYPre order
These wireless USB adapters connect into any USB port of a desktop or laptop. This allows the computer to connect to a wireless network without having to run a network cable to the system. Advanced features such as high bandwidth and encryption ensure both a fast and secure connection to a WiFi network.
- ASUS USB-AX56 AX1800 USB WiFi Adapter, 1775 (574+1201)Mbps, Dual Band, 802.11a/b/g/n/ac/ax, with MU-MIMO support£82.99£5.48 NEXT DAY DELIVERYDue 27th Sep